Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

How to take great holiday photos

8 Aug , 2018  

Every month there’s a chance for a Macs Adventure traveller to be the winner of the #MacsMoment competition. To be in with a chance of winning a new item of outdoors gear – and being named #MacsMoment photographer of the month – you’ll need to submit a fantastic holiday photo taken while on a Macs […]

Tips & advice, Walking

14 tips for walking in The Sun

28 Jun , 2018  

Many people enjoy a walking holiday somewhere sunny, but it’s important that you stay fit and healthy in the sunshine. Here are 14 tips for keeping cool and safe even when temperatures rise. Protect your skin. Wear a high SPF sunscreen and don’t forget the back of your neck, the tip of your ears and your […]

Culture & History, Discovery, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

A guide to exploring Poldark’s Cornwall

26 Jun , 2018  

Cornwall’s stunning coastline is a much-beloved walking destination among the Macs Adventure staff. When walking over the South West Coast Path (SWCP), you’ll encounter a variety of landscapes along the way such as countless hidden coves, high cliffs, quaint villages, and old Mining estates. No wonder then that this beautiful English area is the backdrop […]

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Culture & History, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Trekking, Walking

Nepal Stories: the Faces Among the Mountains

8 Jun , 2018  

Nepal is known as the land of giants. Where the adventurous come to conquer mountains, which include the highest in the world, the mighty Himalayas. While the draw of raw adventure, challenging peaks and personal accomplishments bring travellers here, they often leave talking about the locals who walk among the mountains. Go beyond the guidebooks […]

Cycling, Discovery, Health & Fitness, Tips & advice, Walking

Green Travel: A Guide to Travelling Responsibly

5 Jun , 2018  

Most people are aware of their responsibility towards the environment and their local community in their daily lives. But, then, when it comes to planning a holiday, excitement and aspirations can get in the way of thinking about environmental responsibilities. Green travel can be a tough nut to crack, but with a few simple tips, […]

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Cycling, Tips & advice

8 Great benefits of cycling

3 Jun , 2018  

Couple cycling

Today 3rd of June is World Bicycle Day,  a day that aims to encourage more people to get on their bikes to discover the many benefits of cycling. It’s no secret that we’re big fans of cycling! So here we reveal eight of the best benefits of cycling, for some coffee break inspiration to get you […]

Cycling, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

10 benefits of spending time outdoors

14 May , 2018  

It doesn’t need to take long and you do not need to go far from home to enjoy the many benefits of getting outdoors. Studies show that just 30 minutes of walking or cycling each day in a green or open space, for example a park or local woodlands, can boost your physical and mental […]

Health & Fitness, Tips & advice, Walking

Discover the brain-boosting benefits of walking

4 Apr , 2018  

Walking on the beach in the sunshine

It is the first Wednesday in April, which means it is National Walking Day in the US (although, it applies to everyone!). The American Heart Association sponsors this day to remind everyone about the health benefits and the importance of taking a walk. We’ve come across three new pieces of research that reveal how walking more, especially […]

Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Eating and Drinking on the Hadrian’s Wall Walk

3 Apr , 2018  

Hadrian’s Wall Walk takes you through two English counties famous for their local produce and gastronomy, so you will not be stuck for somewhere to eat and drink.  In this guide, we will give you an overview of things to look out for and some guidance on where to eat when you are on the […]

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Macs Adventure, Tips & advice, Walking

Hadrian’s Wall Walk – Frequently Asked Questions.

2 Apr , 2018  

We are frequently contacted with questions on Hadrian’s Wall Path, and subsequently, our team of specialists know the route inside out and have the answer to any question you may have. Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions, but if you have any you would like answered specifically, you can get in […]

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